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Why Do I Need a Home Carbon Monoxide CO Detector?

Why Do I Need a Home Carbon Monoxide CO Detector?

A series of carbon monoxide poisonings in Alabama this year could have been prevented by low-cost alarms, available at any home improvement store, heating system maintenance, and combustion safety testing. Last week, 66-year-old David Simpson died and his roommate was sickened by exposure to the odorless gas in New Market. They were running a generator… Continue Reading

Home Indoor Air Quality Guide

Millions of American homes will be remodeled in the coming years to improve their energy efficiency, make them more green or add features their owners want. Integrated healthy home and energy-efficiency retrofit activities can simultaneously lower utility costs and improve indoor air quality. However, home energy retrofit activities might negatively affect indoor air quality if… Continue Reading